Dr. Barry Krakow started in sleep research in 1988 and helped pioneer innovative therapies for chronic nightmare patients. Since 1995, he has practiced sleep medicine full-time and currently operates Maimonides Sleep Arts & Sciences, Ltd., a private sleep medical center specializing in the treatment of sleep disorders such as insomnia and sleep apnea in mental health patients. He is also principal investigator of the Sleep & Human Health Institute, a non-profit research center that focuses on the complex interplay between physiological and psychological sleep disorders. Dr. Krakow’s groundbreaking book, Sound Sleep, Sound Mind (2007) describes in depth the Sleep Dynamic TherapyTM model of clinical sleep medicine, which aids patients and sleep professionals to recognize the critical value of concurrent assessments and treatments for both the mental and physical components rooted within the vast majority of sleep disorders. In 2013, Dr. Krakow joined Classic SleepCare, LLC, as paid Medical Director, a credit to the company’s innovative and unique business model that focuses on sleep-related DME.
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Dr. Krakow's research team has established many firsts in the field of sleep medicine including:
Dr. Krakow's research group is one of the most published on the evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders in mental health patients, including more than 30 peer-reviewed papers and abstracts in this field. In addition, he has authored or co-authored four books on this topic as well.
Expert Insight on the Classic SleepCare Blog: www.classicsleepcare.com
Maimonides Sleep Arts & Sciences, Ltd sleep medical center: www.sleeptreatment.com
Nightmare Treatment Center: www.nightmaretreatment.com
Sleep Dynamic Therapy Blog: www.sleepdynamictherapy.com
Sleep & Human Health Institute: www.sleepingresearch.org
Dr. Barry Krakow CV: www.sleeptreatment.com/about
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Books and resources produced by Dr. Krakow:
Insomnia Cures is an innovative, self-help book that combines simple sleep hygiene instructions with sophisticated cognitive-behavioral strategies for the treatment of insomnia. Organized in an interactive and user friendly style, people with mild to severe insomnia will benefit from its clearly designed treatment strategies, and...
Finally, clear answers to your sleep problems from a leading sleep specialist with 20 years of experience.Dr. Barry Krakow has personally tested and uses every step in this Sound Sleep, Sound Mind program.You will sleep soundly and safely all through the night without drugs!Sound Sleep,...
Turning Nightmares into Dreams is a 4-hour educational program that offers an organized set of therapeutic instructions for chronic nightmare sufferers. The program is divided into 20 sessions, which range in length from 5 to 35 minutes. Along with the CD, you will receive an...